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The industry resource guides listed below provide sources for industry information, research, and analysis
for over 400 industries. Individual guides for each industry list data and resources available from trade associations, industry publications, research firms, and other sources which address subjects such as industry analysis, statistics, trends, and forecasts, financial information and financial ratios, compensation
and salary surveys, and business valuation resources.

Individual industries are listed below by industry category and Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code. Select from the following industry categories or search for a specific industry by keyword using the search
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Agriculture, Fishing, and Forestry Wholesale Distribution
Mining and Construction Retail
Manufacturing Finance and Insurance
Transportation and Warehousing Real Estate
Communications and Utilities Personal and Business Services


SIC 0100 - 0910  Agriculture, Fishing, and Forestry

0100 - Agricultural Crop and Livestock Production
0181 - Garden, Landscape, and Plant Nurseries
0273 - Fish and Seafood Aquaculture
0740 - Veterinarians and Veterinary Practices
0752 - Pet Grooming and Boarding
0781 - Landscape Design and Architects
0782 - Landscape and Lawn Care Services
0800 - Forestry and Timber Operations
0910 - Commercial Fishing and Fisheries


SIC 1100 - 1799  Mining and Construction

1100 - Metal Ore Mining
1200 - Coal Mining
1311 - Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
1400 - Crushed Stone, Sand, and Gravel Mining and Quarrying
1500 - General Contractors and Construction Companies
1521 - Home Builders and Residential Contractors
1611 - Highway, Road, and Street Construction Contractors
1629 - Dredging Companies and Contractors
1711 - Plumbing, Heating, and Air Conditioning Contractors
1721 - Painting, Drywall, Plaster, and Insulation Contractors
1731 - Electrical Contractors
1731 - Electronic Systems Contractors
1761 - Roofing, Siding, and Sheet Metal Contractors
1771 - Concrete and Masonry Contractors
1794 - Excavating, Wrecking, and Demolition Contractors
1799 - Fence Contractors
1799 - Swimming Pool Contractors and Cleaning Services

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SIC 2010 - 3993  Manufacturing

2010 - Meat and Poultry Processing
2020 - Dairy Products Production
2030 - Fruit and Vegetable Processing
2040 - Grain and Flour Mills
2043 - Breakfast Cereal Production
2047 - Pet Food Production
2050 - Wholesale and Commercial Bakeries
2060 - Candy Production
2060 - Sugar Producers
2070 - Vegetable Oil Processing
2086 - Bottled Water and Ice Production
2086 - Carbonated Beverage and Soft Drink Production
2090 - Coffee and Tea Production
2090 - Fish and Seafood Processing
2096 - Snack Food Production
2200 - Textile Mills
2273 - Carpet and Rug Mills
2300 - Apparel and Clothing Manufacturing
2394 - Awning, Tent, and Other Canvas Products Manufacturing
2426 - Wood Floor Manufacturers
2431 - Wood Millwork, Window, and Door Manufacturing
2434 - Kitchen Cabinet and Countertop Manufacturers
2448 - Wood Pallet Production
2451 - Manufactured Housing and Mobile Home Production
2491 - Pressure Treated and Preserved Wood Production
2500 - Furniture Manufacturing
2542 - Store Fixture Manufacturing
2600 - Paper Mills
2650 - Cardboard and Paperboard Container and Box Manufacturing
2711 - Newspaper Publishers
2721 - Magazine Publishers
2731 - Book Publishers
2752 - Commercial Printing
2759 - Digital Printing
2759 - Quick Printing
2759 - Screen Printing
2810 - Industrial Chemical Production
2813 - Industrial Gas Production
2821 - Plastic Materials and Resins Production
2836 - Biotechnology Companies
2851 - Paint and Coating Production
2869 - Ethanol and Biofuel Production
2870 - Agricultural Chemical and Fertilizer Production
2911 - Petroleum Refineries
2992 - Lubricant, Lubricating Oil, and Grease Manufacturing
3011 - Tire Manufacturers
3080 - Plastic Products Manufacturing
3140 - Shoe and Footwear Manufacturers
3211 - Glass Products Manufacturing
3241 - Cement Plants
3251 - Brick and Concrete Block Plants
3273 - Ready Mix and Precast Concrete Products Plants
3312 - Iron and Steel Mills
3320 - Foundries and Metal Casting
3360 - Die Casting
3398 - Metal Heat Treating
3400 - Fabricated Metal Products Manufacturing
3429 - Hardware and Fastener Manufacturing
3448 - Prefabricated Metal Building and Component Manufacturing
3460 - Metal Forging and Stamping
3471 - Metal Plating and Finishing
3491 - Industrial Valve Manufacturing
3511 - Wind Turbine Manufacturing
3523 - Farm Machinery Manufacturers
3530 - Material Handling Equipment Manufacturers
3531 - Construction Machinery Manufacturers
3532 - Mining, Oil, and Gas Field Equipment Manufacturers
3541 - Machine Tool and Cutting Tool Manufacturers
3555 - Printing Equipment Manufacturing
3561 - Pump and Pumping Equipment Manufacturing
3570 - Computer Hardware and Equipment Manufacturers
3585 - Heating and Air Conditioning Equipment Manufacturers
3589 - Food Service Equipment Manufacturing
3593 - Fluid Power Equipment Manufacturing
3599 - Machine Shops and Tool & Die Shops
3621 - Electric Motor and Generator Manufacturers
3630 - Household Appliance Manufacturers
3651 - Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturers
3660 - Telecommunications Equipment Manufacturers
3670 - Electronic Components and Semiconductor Manufacturing
3674 - Solar Panel Manufacturers
3690 - Battery Manufacturers
3711 - Truck Manufacturers
3713 - Truck Equipment Manufacturing
3714 - Auto Parts and Accessories Manufacturing
3714 - Auto Parts and Engine Remanufacturers
3714 - Truck Parts and Accessories Manufacturing
3715 - Truck Trailer Manufacturing
3716 - Recreational Vehicle Manufacturers
3720 - Aircraft, Engines, and Parts Manufacturers
3731 - Ship Building and Repair
3732 - Boat Building and Repair
3751 - Motorcycle Manufacturers
3840 - Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturers
3931 - Musical Instrument Manufacturers
3949 - Sporting Goods Manufacturers
3993 - Sign Companies

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SIC 4011 - 4959  Transportation, Warehousing, Communications, and Utilities

4011 - Railroads and Rail Transportation
4100 - Bus Transportation
4119 - Ambulance Services
4119 - Disabled, Elderly, and Special Needs Transportation
4119 - Limousine Services
4121 - Taxi and Cab Companies
4142 - Charter and Tour Bus Companies
4151 - School Bus Transportation
4212 - Waste Collection and Disposal
4213 - Trucking Companies
4214 - Moving and Storage Companies
4215 - Courier and Delivery Services
4225 - Warehousing and Storage
4225 - Self Storage Facilities
4449 - Barge Shipping and Transportation
4493 - Marinas and Boat Yards
4500 - Airlines and Air Transportation
4581 - Aviation Services and Fixed Base Operators
4610 - Oil and Gas Pipelines
4724 - Travel Agents and Agencies
4725 - Tour Operators
4731 - Freight Forwarders and Brokers
4813 - Telephone Companies
4832 - Radio Stations and Broadcasting
4833 - TV Stations and Television Broadcasting
4841 - Cable Television and Direct Broadcast Satellite Systems
4911 - Electric Utilities
4911 - Solar Power Generation
4911 - Wind Power Generation
4924 - Natural Gas Utilities
4941 - Water Utilities
4959 - Environmental Remediation

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SIC 5012 - 5199  Wholesale Distribution

5012 - Truck Dealers
5013 - Auto Parts and Accessories Distributors
5013 - Truck Parts and Accessories Distributors
5046 - Food Service Equipment and Supplies Distributors
5047 - Medical Equipment and Supplies Distributors
5047 - Safety Equipment and Supplies Distributors
5051 - Metal Service Centers
5063 - Electrical Supplies Distributors
5064 - Audio and Video Equipment Dealers
5065 - Electronic Components Distributors
5072 - Hardware and Fastener Distributors
5074 - Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Distributors
5075 - Heating and Air Conditioning Equipment Distributors
5082 - Construction Machinery Dealers
5083 - Farm Machinery Dealers
5084 - Machine Tool Dealers
5084 - Material Handling Equipment Dealers
5085 - Industrial Equipment and Supplies Distributors
5087 - Cleaning and Maintenance Supplies Distributors
5091 - Sporting Goods Distributors
5093 - Scrap and Waste Material Recyclers and Processors
5113 - Paper and Packaging Distributors
5141 - Food Distributors and Wholesalers
5145 - Candy, Confectionery, and Snack Food Distributors
5169 - Chemical Suppliers and Distributors
5169 - Industrial Gas Suppliers and Distributors
5172 - Oil, Gas, and Fuel Distributors
5193 - Flower and Florist Supplies Distributors
5199 - Promotional Products Distributors

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SIC 5211 - 5999  Retail

5211 - Building Supplies Stores and Home Centers
5211 - Garage Door Dealers and Retailers
5231 - Paint and Wallpaper Retailers
5251 - Hardware Stores
5261 - Lawn and Garden Equipment and Supplies Stores
5271 - Manufactured Housing and Mobile Home Dealers
5300 - Retail Stores
5399 - Warehouse Clubs and Superstores
5411 - Convenience Stores
5411 - Grocery Stores and Supermarkets
5421 - Fish and Seafood Markets
5421 - Meat Markets and Butcher Shops
5431 - Fruit and Vegetable Markets
5461 - Bakeries and Bakery Shops
5499 - Health Food, Vitamin, and Supplement Retailers
5511 - Automobile Dealers
5521 - Used Car Dealers
5531 - Auto Parts Stores
5531 - Tire Dealers
5541 - Gas Stations and Truck Stops
5551 - Boat Dealers
5561 - Recreational Vehicle Dealers
5571 - Motorcycle Dealers
5600 - Clothing Stores
5661 - Footwear Retailers
5712 - Furniture Stores
5713 - Carpet and Floor Covering Retailers
5719 - Home Furnishings Retailers
5719 - Kitchen and Cookware Stores
5722 - Household Appliance Stores
5731 - Consumer Electronics Retailers
5734 - Computer and Software Retailers
5735 - Music, Record, and Video Stores
5736 - Musical Instrument Retailers
5812 - Food Caterers
5812 - Food Service Contractors
5812 - Coffee Shops and Coffeehouses
5812 - Restaurants, Sandwich Shops, and Cafes
5932 - Pawn Shops and Used Merchandise Stores
5941 - Bicycle Shops
5941 - Ski and Snowboard Shops
5941 - Sporting Goods Stores
5942 - Book Stores
5942 - Christian Stores
5942 - College Stores
5943 - Office Products and Supplies Stores
5943 - School Supply Stores
5944 - Jewelry Stores
5945 - Hobby, Arts, and Crafts Stores
5946 - Camera and Photo Supplies Shops
5947 - Card and Gift Shops
5947 - Museum Shops
5961 - Catalog and Mail Order Business
5961 - E-Commerce and Online Retailers
5962 - Vending Machine Business
5963 - Direct Sales Companies
5983 - Fuel Oil and Heating Oil Dealers
5984 - Propane and LP Gas Dealers
5992 - Florists and Flower Shops
5995 - Opticians and Retail Optical Centers
5999 - Art Dealers and Commercial Art Galleries
5999 - Cosmetics, Beauty Supplies, and Perfume Retailers
5999 - Custom Picture Frame Shops
5999 - Pet Stores

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SIC 6020 - 6799  Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate

6020 - Commercial Banks and Financial Institutions
6060 - Credit Unions
6099 - Check Cashing Services
6141 - Consumer Finance and Credit Companies
6153 - Credit Card Processing
6162 - Mortgage Banking
6163 - Mortgage Brokers
6211 - Stock Brokers and Broker Dealers
6221 - Commodity and Futures Traders and Brokers
6282 - Financial Planners and Investment Advisors
6300 - Insurance Companies, Carriers, and Insurers
6324 - Managed Healthcare, HMO, and PPO Companies
6411 - Insurance Agencies and Brokers
6512 - Industrial Building Managers and Operators
6512 - Office Building Managers and Operators
6512 - Shopping Center Managers and Operators
6512 - Sports, Convention, and Entertainment Facility Operators
6513 - Apartment Management, Rental, and Leasing
6514 - Condominiums and Cooperative Managers and Operators
6515 - Manufactured Housing and Mobile Home Parks
6531 - Property Management Companies
6531 - Realtors and Real Estate Agents and Brokers
6531 - Real Estate Appraisers
6541 - Title Abstract, Search, and Insurance Companies
6726 - Hedge Funds
6726 - Private Equity Firms
6798 - Real Estate Investment Trusts
6799 - Venture Capital Firms

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SIC 7011 - 8748  Personal and Business Services

7011 - Bed and Breakfast Inns
7011 - Hotels and Motels
7033 - Recreational Vehicle Parks and Campgrounds
7213 - Uniform and Linen Rental
7215 - Coin-Operated Laundries and Laundromats
7216 - Dry Cleaners
7217 - Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning
7218 - Commercial and Industrial Laundries
7221 - Photographers and Photography Studios
7230 - Hair and Nail Salons, Beauty Salons, and Barber Shops
7261 - Funeral Homes, Mortuaries, Cemeteries, and Crematories
7291 - Tax Preparation
7299 - Dating Services
7299 - Tanning Salons
7299 - Wedding Planners and Consultants
7299 - Weight Loss Centers and Clinics
7311 - Advertising Agencies
7311 - Internet Marketing and Advertising
7312 - Outdoor and Billboard Advertising
7322 - Collection Agencies
7323 - Credit Bureaus and Reporting Agencies
7331 - Direct Mail Marketing and Advertising
7331 - Fulfillment Services
7336 - Graphic Designers
7338 - Executive Suites and Office Business Centers
7338 - Secretarial and Transcription Services
7342 - Pest Control and Exterminator Services
7349 - Janitorial and Cleaning Services
7352 - Home Medical Equipment Rentals
7359 - Equipment and Tool Rentals
7359 - Equipment Leasing Companies
7359 - Party and Event Rentals
7359 - Portable Toilet Rental and Septic Tank Cleaning
7359 - Rent To Own Stores
7361 - Employment Agencies
7361 - Executive Search and Recruiters
7363 - Employee Leasing and Professional Employer Organizations
7363 - Temporary Help Staffing
7372 - Software Companies
7373 - IT Consulting
7374 - Web Hosting
7381 - Private Investigators and Detectives
7381 - Security Guard Services
7382 - Security Systems and Alarm Services
7389 - Business Brokers and Appraisers
7389 - Call Centers and Telemarketing Services
7389 - Convention, Event, Meeting, and Trade Show Services
7389 - Home Inspection
7389 - Interior Design and Decorating
7389 - Packaging and Labeling
7389 - Parcel Shipping and Private Mail Centers
7513 - Truck Rental and Leasing
7514 - Car Rental and Leasing
7521 - Parking Lots and Garages
7532 - Auto Body Shops
7534 - Tire Retreading and Recapping
7536 - Windshield Repair and Replacement
7538 - Auto Repair
7538 - Truck Repair
7542 - Car Wash and Auto Detailing
7549 - Oil Change and Fast Lube
7549 - Tow Truck and Towing Services
7629 - Computer and Electronics Repair and Recycling
7699 - Locksmiths
7810 - Movie, Film, and Video Production and Distribution
7830 - Movie Theaters and Cinemas
7841 - Movie, DVD, and Video Rental
7911 - Dance Studios and Schools
7933 - Bowling Alleys and Centers
7941 - Professional Sports Teams, Clubs, and Franchises
7991 - Health Clubs and Fitness Centers
7991 - Personal Trainers and Fitness Instructors
7991 - Spa Resorts and Day Spas
7992 - Golf Courses and Driving Ranges
7993 - Amusement Arcades and Entertainment Centers
7996 - Amusement and Theme Parks
7997 - Golf and Country Clubs
7999 - Billiard Parlors and Pool Halls
7999 - Ski Resorts and Areas
7999 - Yoga Studios
8011 - Physicians and Medical Practices
8011 - Plastic Surgeons and Cosmetic Surgery Practices
8021 - Dentists and Dental Practices
8041 - Chiropractors
8042 - Optometrists
8043 - Podiatrists
8049 - Audiologists
8049 - Massage Therapists
8049 - Occupational Therapists
8049 - Physical Therapists
8049 - Psychologists
8049 - Respiratory Therapists
8049 - Speech Language Pathologists
8051 - Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities
8059 - Hospice Care
8062 - Hospitals and Medical Centers
8071 - Diagnostic and Medical Imaging Centers
8071 - Medical Laboratories
8072 - Dental Laboratories
8082 - Home Health Care
8092 - Kidney Dialysis Centers
8093 - Ambulatory Surgery Centers
8111 - Attorneys and Law Firms
8211 - Elementary and Secondary Schools
8221 - Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
8231 - Libraries and Archives
8299 - Test Preparation and Tutoring
8351 - Child Day Care Centers
8412 - Museums and Art Galleries
8422 - Zoos, Aquariums, and Botanical Gardens
8641 - Nonprofit Charitable, Civic, and Social Organizations
8661 - Churches, Ministries, and Religious Organizations
8711 - Engineers and Engineering Firms
8712 - Architects and Architectural Firms
8721 - Accountants and Accounting Firms
8721 - Medical Billing and Coding Services
8721 - Payroll Services
8734 - Testing and Research Laboratories
8742 - Management Consulting Firms
8742 - Manufacturers Sales Representatives
8743 - Public Relations Firms
8748 - Environmental Consulting Firms

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